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Intro to R

This is a beginners R course for graduate students about to start POLS 200B at UCLA. The purpose of this course is to introduce you to the R programming language, R Studio, and R Markdown. By the end of the course, students should have an understanding of object oriented languages, work flow, reproducibility, basic data structure, loops, and functions. Please download the files below. We will work through them together.

Day 1: Intro to R

Day 2: Intermediate R

Day 2: R Markdown


(Summer 2018) PS6: Intro to Data Analysis

Past Teaching Experience

(Spring 2015) American Politics with Professor Mark Smith at UW

(Fall 2014) American Politics with Professor Becca Thorpe at UW

(Winter 2014) American Politics with Professor Megan Francis at UW